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Darker side of the world’s offshore financial system
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Darker side of the world’s offshore financial system
A sign outside a laundry in New York City had a frivolously flippant slogan: “We launder dirty clothes, not dirty money.” And a 2019 movie titled Laundromat, based on a book Secrecy World by Pulitzer Prize winning author Jake Bernstein, exposed the byzantine world of money laundering.Read Full Article ...
 
Costa Rica: World leaders and UN Secretary-General congratulate the country on proving leadership to
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Costa Rica: World leaders and UN Secretary-General congratulate the country on proving leadership to
“World leaders congratulate Costa Rica for decarbonization plan”, 25 February 2021. ...World leaders...congratulated Costa Rica on the 2nd anniversary of the N...
 
Istanbul provincial chairman of Turkey’s ruling party was monitored for links to terrorist group
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Istanbul provincial chairman of Turkey’s ruling party was monitored for links to terrorist group
Abdullah Bozkurt/Stockholm. An influential political operative who was recently elected chairman of the ruling Justice and Development Party’s (AKP) provincial...
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Poverty relief feat inspires countries, experts say
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Poverty relief feat inspires countries, experts say
Villagers sort out just-harvested mushrooms at an edible fungus growing base at Minjiachang village, Minxiao township in Jiangkou county of Southwest China's G...
 
J&J vaccine rolls out after CDC thumbs-up; Fauci says easing restrictions is 'risky' as decline in c
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
J&J vaccine rolls out after CDC thumbs-up; Fauci says easing restrictions is 'risky' as decline in c
Johnson & Johnson began distributing its vaccine Sunday, adding a third weapon to the country's COVID-19 arsenal. An advisory committee to the Centers for Dise...
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Israel plans COVID jabs for Palestinian labourers and settlement workers
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Israel plans COVID jabs for Palestinian labourers and settlement workers
By Rami Ayyub JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel approved plans on Sunday to offer COVID-19 vaccines to Palestinians with Israeli work permits, a step a rights group...
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US, UN, EU condemn violent military crackdown in Myanmar
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
US, UN, EU condemn violent military crackdown in Myanmar
WASHINGTON/BRUSSELS (REUTERS, AFP) - The United States, United Nations and European Union on Sunday (Feb 28) condemned the violent crackdown after Myanmar poli...
 
Israel plans COVID jabs for Palestinian labourers and settlement workers
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Israel plans COVID jabs for Palestinian labourers and settlement workers
By Rami Ayyub JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel approved plans on Sunday to offer COVID-19 vaccines to Palestinians with Israeli work permits, a step a rights group...
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Yemen: UN ceasefire monitoring mission condemns attack on civilians in Hudaydah
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Yemen: UN ceasefire monitoring mission condemns attack on civilians in Hudaydah
The United Nations Mission to Support the Hudaydah Agreement (UNMHA), on Sunday, strongly condemned an attack in Yemen that killed five civilians, including a ...
 
Bangladesh: UN rights chief urges transparent probe into writer’s death, review of law under which h
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Bangladesh: UN rights chief urges transparent probe into writer’s death, review of law under which h
The UN's top human rights official on Monday called for transparent investigation into the death in custody of a writer in Bangladesh, who was held in pre-tria...
 
Fate still unclear of ‘tens of thousands’ of civilian detainees in Syria 
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Fate still unclear of ‘tens of thousands’ of civilian detainees in Syria 
The fate of tens of thousands of civilians being held in Syria’s “notorious” prisons or detention centres is still unclear, 10 years after the country’s civil ...
 
Yemen pledging conference: Severity of suffering ‘impossible to overstate’ says Guterres 
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Yemen pledging conference: Severity of suffering ‘impossible to overstate’ says Guterres 
The international response to Monday’s High-Level Pledging Event on Yemen has been described as “disappointing” by the UN chief, announcing that pledges totall...
 
Israel plans COVID jabs for Palestinian labourers and settlement workers
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Israel plans COVID jabs for Palestinian labourers and settlement workers
By Rami Ayyub JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Israel approved plans on Sunday to offer COVID-19 vaccines to Palestinians with Israeli work permits, a step a rights group...
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J&J vaccine rolls out after CDC thumbs-up; Fauci says easing restrictions is 'risky' as decline in c
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
J&J vaccine rolls out after CDC thumbs-up; Fauci says easing restrictions is 'risky' as decline in c
Johnson & Johnson began distributing its vaccine Sunday, adding a third weapon to the country's COVID-19 arsenal. An advisory committee to the Centers for Dise...
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Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates - The New York Times
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates - The New York Times
Johnson & Johnson plans to test its coronavirus vaccine in infants and even in newborns, as well as in pregnant women and in people who have compromised immune...
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Myanmar protesters shot dead by police in bloodiest day sinc...
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Myanmar protesters shot dead by police in bloodiest day sinc...
“His wife is heartbroken,” Win Ko, a social worker who visited the man’s widow, told AFP. “She’s three months pregnant.” In Mandalay, an emergency doctor told ...
 
OPINIONISTA: Religion, vaccines, medical ethics and just distribution – a Hindu perspective
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
OPINIONISTA: Religion, vaccines, medical ethics and just distribution – a Hindu perspective
In Hinduism, life is sacred and there is no prohibition against vaccines. Ayurveda, (‘The Science of Life’), the traditional Hindu system of medicine, can be t...
 
OPINIONISTA: Frank Chikane’s three-minute sermon about Palestine was a prophetic warning, not a decl
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
OPINIONISTA: Frank Chikane’s three-minute sermon about Palestine was a prophetic warning, not a decl
We can say to the perpetrators of this crime against humanity: Enough! The fact that we are not doing so must be one of the gravest moral crises of our time. I...
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UN Chief Urges Int'l Community to Confront Myanmar Military's Violence Against Protesters
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
UN Chief Urges Int'l Community to Confront Myanmar Military's Violence Against Protesters
MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 01st March, 2021) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres strongly condemns Myanmar military's use of force against anti-coup ...
 
Three children killed and 15 injured in fire at Syrian refugee camp, Unicef says
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Three children killed and 15 injured in fire at Syrian refugee camp, Unicef says
A boy awaits departure at the Kurdish-run al-Hol camp in Syria, on February 20. Three children were killed and 15 more were injured after a fire broke out at t...
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Iran rejects informal nuke talks with U.S. and EU, insists Biden drop sanctions first
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Iran rejects informal nuke talks with U.S. and EU, insists Biden drop sanctions first
WASHINGTON – Iran rejected on Sunday an invitation from global powers who signed the 2015 nuclear deal to discuss the regime's potential return to the negotiat...
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No jab, no entry laws the ‘obvious’ way to promote vaccines: Israeli minister
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
No jab, no entry laws the ‘obvious’ way to promote vaccines: Israeli minister
London: The minister in charge of the world’s most successful coronavirus vaccination rollout says countries such as Australia should consider copying Israel’s...
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Myanmar: 18 dead as nation explodes with violence
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Myanmar: 18 dead as nation explodes with violence
“His wife is heartbroken,” Win Ko, a social worker who visited the man’s widow, told AFP. “She’s three months pregnant.” In Mandalay, an emergency doctor told ...
 
Syrian army says Israel attacks areas around southern Damascus
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Syrian army says Israel attacks areas around southern Damascus
(Adds details, background) CAIRO/AMMAN, Feb 28 (Reuters) - The Syrian army said on Sunday evening that Israel conducted a rocket attack on targets in the vicin...
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article Syrian TV says air defences responding to Israeli attack near Damascus
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
article Syrian TV says air defences responding to Israeli attack near Damascus
CAIRO, Feb 28 (Reuters) - Syrian state television reported on Sunday evening that Syrian air defences had responded to an "Israeli aggression in the vicinity o...
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Aid workers expect the situation to deteriorate further in the coming months
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Aid workers expect the situation to deteriorate further in the coming months
Hunger levels are rising and famine is looming in several countries, with the coronavirus pandemic pushing people in fragile states towards catastrophe, a coal...
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Israel said to hit Iranian targets in Syria after Tehran blamed for ship blast
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Israel said to hit Iranian targets in Syria after Tehran blamed for ship blast
Syrian state media reported Sunday that air defense systems were activated around Damascus due to an Israeli attack. A report carried on the official SANA news...
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Syria reports Israeli missile attack near capital, Damascus
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Syria reports Israeli missile attack near capital, Damascus
Syrian state TV says most of the missiles that originated from the Golan Heights were shot down by army's air defenses; there were no reports on casualties, wh...
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Report: Israel strikes Syrian targets in response to Iranian attack
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Report: Israel strikes Syrian targets in response to Iranian attack
News outlets are reporting Sunday evening that Israeli warplanes attacked Iranian targets near Damascus, Syria. The alleged attack appears to be in response to...
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Syria reports Israeli missile attack near capital, Damascus
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
Syria reports Israeli missile attack near capital, Damascus
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) - Syrian air defenses were activated in the capital Damascus and its southern suburbs Sunday night to repel an Israeli missile attack, sta...
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UN climate report sets out ‘red alert’ for our planet
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Sunday, 28 February 2021
UN climate report sets out ‘red alert’ for our planet
On Friday, the UN chief Antonio Guterres recognized 2021 as a breakthrough in facing the global climate crisis. He argued that the United Nations report on thi...
 
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